UNLEASH LAB 2017: Helen Okpala speaks

Hello everyone! Have I ever told you I have been selected among 1000 talents in the world to attend UNLEASH SDG Talent in Denmark? Oh Sorry if I haven’t, but I actually thought I did, especially in one of my TEDx UNN blog posts. Well, I still owe you some gists, but for now, listen…

MTN – Solution Space Scholarship Program for Young Africans to Study at University of Cape Town 2018/2019

MTN Solution Space Scholarship is offering awards to visionary Africans who are willing to undertake research that will help shape the future of Africa. Full-fee studies will be taken at the Graduate School of Business, University of Cape Town. Application Deadline: 31st October 2017 Offered annually? Yes Offered Since: 2014 Eligible Countries: African countries To be taken at (country): University of…

Altmetrics and Citation Analysis in Waste Management

I was privileged to serve as one of the speakers during the WARMREG inception workshop. I spoke on ‘Altmetrics and Citation Analysis in Waste Management’. First, I wish to acknowledge my mentors in this area – Prof. Bosire Onyancha and Dr. Ifeanyi Ezema of University of South Africa (UNISA). Altmetrics simply stands for Alternative metrics…

WARMREG Inception Workshop Success Story

The Waste & Resource Management Research Group (WARMREG), University of Nigeria Nsukka held its inception workshop on 2nd August, 2017 at Sam-Sam Jaja Conference Room, Department of Public Administration and Local Government (PALG), UNN. The event was Chaired by the Head of Department of Geography in the person of Professor Phil Phil-Eze, who also inaugurated…

The Waste & Resource Management Research Group (WARMREG), UNN

I am glad to be a member of  The Waste & Resource Management Research Group (WARMREG), University of Nigeria, Nsukka.  WARMREG  is based in the Department of Geography, University of Nigeria, Nsukka.  It is anchored on the conviction that since the turn of the 21st century, the world’s resources have been facing depletion at a very…

OPEN ACCESS DIRECTORIES….

I found these links from Federal University of Technology, Owerri  (FUTO) Website and as an Open Access Advocate and a member of Open Access Nigeria, I decided to share on my blog for a wider access: Open Access Directories   1.    Free Book Centre.net    http://freebookcentre.net. 2.    DOAJ (Directory of Open Access Journals) http://www.doaj.org 3.     BIOMed Central    http://www.biomedcentral.com/…

SHELL 2017 LiveWIRE Regional Apply

2017 LiveWIRE Regional Apply The Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited (SPDC), operator of the NNPC/Shell/Total/Agip Joint Venture (SPDC JV) announces the commencement of the 2017 SPDC JV Regional LiveWIRE Programme. Livewire is a youth enterprise development programme supported by the SPDC JV.  The programme aims to inspire, encourage and support young people aged…